Where in the nave of the cathedral will I find a gift from Apollo 11 - Astronaut Michael Polk and what is that gift?
If you enter Washington National Cathedral at the main entrance, the Space Window is located along the south aisle. The Space Window is a visual celebration of human scientific discoveries. The glass window depicts a dark sky with stars and planets and was created to commemorate space travel. At the center of the large red circle is a piece of lunar rock. The rock was brought back by Apollo 11 and was given as a gift to the National Cathedral. You can see the map of the cathedral and a picture of the Space Window at this site http://www.nationalcathedral.org/pdfs/families.pdf.